March is National Nutrition month — get ready to get healthy!

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A new month is a new chance to make a change, for the better! Use these tips for at-home workouts and guides for dorm-room approved meal/snack prep to make this your healthiest month yet!

Dorm room healthy foods

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Prepping healthy snacks to have on-hand will prevent you from binge-ing on microwave popcorn and hershey’s bars during your all night study sessions.

Lumberjack Tip: Have a shoe organizer laying around?

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Utilize your resources and fill it up with healthy granola bars, dried fruit, and yes — even kale chips. You’ll feel prepped and you’ll feel primed for your workout.

At-home (or in-room) workouts

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Want a feel good mood boost? Try these dorm-approved workouts that are sure to get your blood pumping and don’t require any equipment other than yourself!

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When you’re done with your workouts, refresh with a tasty smoothie (one of the easiest ways to get your fruit & veggie intake)!

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Power up on campus

Remember, we’re here to help. Check our #HealthyJacks events on campus that will fuel your body and your mind 💪

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For when you want more than your go-to food — check out the Healthy Cooking Demo. Because, sometimes even your favorite PB&J won’t cut it.

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Healthy Cooking Demo

When your go-to meal doesn’t cut it and you’re craving fresh food.

When: Thursday, March 23, 5pm — 6pm

Where: Health Promotion Office (first floor of the HLC)

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Grab a friend and join us for some delicious food at our monthly healthy cooking demos! Each month, Megan Anderson, RD will demo healthy, easy, and affordable recipes for students to enjoy.

Come learn how to cook, sample delicious foods, and leave with a new recipe to prepare for yourself. No sign-ups needed, but e-mail Megan if you have any questions (megan.e.anderson@nau.edu).

You’ll be the chef on your friend group after taking this workshop!

Be Mindful this March

Take time to put these tips and tricks to good use and make this Nutrition month your fresh start for the spring!

Remember, little steps add up. Take it one step, one day at a time.

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Here’s to being healthy, here’s to being happy, here’s to YOU!

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